Korean superstar Lee Min Ho, best
known for his role as Gu Jun Pyo in the
television series “Boys Over Flowers,” admitted
that if given the chance, he would want to go
out on a date with a Filipino fan.
In an exclusive interview with ABS-CBN News’
Gretchen Fullido, the 26-year old actor-model
said that he would like to engage in “small talk”
with a local fan over dinner as a reward for the
all their support.
“I put more value on the simple things in life
and if I have the chance, I want to chat and
bond with a fan and take the fan out to dinner,”
he said through a translator.
Lee revealed that he enjoys seeing his
“passionate” Filipino fans and how they stay
true to the trademark hospitality the country is
best known for.
“The most important characteristic of the
Filipino fans are that they are really passionate
and they really make me feel at home,” he said.
Despite having visited the Philippines three times
already, including a one-night concert last July
2013, Lee admitted that he regrets not spending
time in the country more often, especially in the
“It’s been a long time since my last visit and I
feel a bit regretful that I don’t come here too
often and although my stay here is a bit short,
I’m looking forward to creating lots of memories
with my fans,” he said.
Asked what Filipino phrases he has learned
throughout his several visits, he answered:
“Magandang hapon, salamat po, mahal ko kayo,
New Lee-starrer on ABS-CBN
Aside from airing the widely popular “Boys Over
Flowers” and “City Hunter,” ABS-CBN will also
soon introduce the award-winning Korean TV
series “The Heirs” starring Lee and Park Shin
Hye (“You Are Beautiful,” “Heartstrings”) to the
Lee shared what fans can expect from his latest
critically acclaimed series, which bagged several
awards at the 2013 SBS Drama Awards, which
included a top prize for the Korean superstar.
“As we all grow older, there are a lot of things
that we have to consider in relationships
between people but this series, ‘The Heirs,’ it
helps you go back to the more natural feelings,”
he explained. “It’s a series about love so it’s
about the natural emotions that you can feel.”
Source : www.abs-cbnews.com